Cambodian officials have rebuffed calls for the US Department of State and Treasury to impose sanctions on certain individuals in the ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) and the security forces over alleged rights abuses in the Kingdom.
The Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Cambodia to the UN Office in Geneva has rejected claims by a UN special rapporteur on human rights that the government had used hard-handed measures against human rights defenders in the country.
The Beehive Social Democratic Party (BSDP), the Khmer National United Party (KNUP) and the Khmer United Party (KUP) have decided to form an alliance named The Alliance of Khmer Democrats.
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has summonsed 67 activists of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) to testify in relation to plotting and incitement to caused social chaos.
Minister of Economy and Finance Aun Pornmoniroth reiterated that Cambodia would not allow a foreign military presence within its borders.
The National Election Committee (NEC) on November 12 highlighted the role of information technology (IT) in elections after observing an online parliamentary election in the Bihar state of India from November 5-7.
Cambodian Human Rights Committee (CHRC) president Keo Remy said people should focus on the impacts of floods and Covid-19 rather than holding protests and causing chaos to society.
A group of former and current Cambodian diplomats on Tuesday fired back at retired Singaporean diplomat Bihalari Kausikan after he proposed that ASEAN dismiss Cambodia and Laos from the bloc.
Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Prak Sokhonn said Cambodia’s foreign policy is firmly underpinned by a strong spirit of multilateralism which he said is key to addressing global challenges the world faces today.
Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday said he had had enough of certain countries and opposition groups claiming Cambodia had allowed China to base its military in Cambodia and dared critics to show clear evidence.